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Definition of "decreases" []

  • To diminish or cause to diminish in size, number, strength, etc (verb)
  • The act or process of diminishing; reduction (noun)
  • The amount by which something has been diminished (noun)
  • Plural form of decrease. (noun)

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  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of decrease. (verb)

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Use "decreases" in a sentence
  • "But Connolly is unsure about long-term decreases in consumption without backup anti-smoking efforts."
  • "Folkers K, Langsjoen P, Willis R, et al. Lovastatin decreases coenzyme Q levels in humans."
  • "Sooner or later, the number of butterflies you feel in your stomach when he calls decreases significantly."